Uganda Cranes midfielder Khalid Aucho has extended his contract with Tanzanian Champions Young Africans by two years.
He joined other key players who also signed new contracts like Djigui Diarra, Fiston Mayele, Shabani Djuma and Yannick Bangala.
The gigantic midfielder joined Yanga from Egyptian side Misr El Makkasa in the 2021/2022 campaign, steadily and slowly becoming an important part for the Jangwani Giants(Yanga).
This is Aucho’s second season at the Club and there are a number of points in his one and half years that have earned him a new contract.
Above all the contributions, he played a key role in helping Yanga win a record extending 28th Tanzanian league title.
Daktari wa mpira as he was labeled scored three goals all season – two goals in the league and the other one in the Federation Cup coupled up with a number of assists in his debut season.
With all the above achievements, the defensive block has won the hearts of the fans in Tanzania.
Summary of Khalid Aucho‘s success at Yanga.
• 1 League title
• 2 Community Shields
• 1 FA Cup
• f00tball256 player of the year.
Aucho’s Yanga currently sit top of the Tanzanian Premier league table with 50 points in 19 games, six above second placed side Simba.
In the CAF Confederation Cup, they were pitted in Group alongside AS Real Bamako – Mali, TP Mazembe – DR Congo and US Monastir – Tunisia.